Obituaries: Mark Briner

AGENCY-Mark E.  Briner, 60, of Agency, died May 17, 2017 at his home.

He was born August 2, 1956 in Leon, IA to Robert and Marylin Ivins Briner.

A 1975 graduate of Cardinal High School, Mark was a supervisor at Wonder Bread in Columbia, MO. Mark enjoyed NASCAR and the University of Missouri Tigers football.

Surviving are his daughters, Melissa Briner of Eddyville, Jennifer (Tony) Perez of Des Moines, Julie of Texas; Brandy (Josh) Unfred-Melton of Topeka, KS and Robert (Dawn) Melton of Plattsburg, MO who were both raised in the home; 9 grandchildren; his parents, Robert and Marylin Briner of Agency; three sisters, Mary Shepard of Agency, Lisa Lillard of Pleasant Hill and Becky (Paul) Longaker of Agency.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Bryce Briner.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Reece Funeral Home with  Pastor Mel Kendall officiating.  Burial will be in Agency Cemetery.

Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Sunday with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.

Memorials may be made to the family or to Heartland Humane Society, PO Box 1149, Ottumwa, IA 52501